Doug SatterwhiteManager

Doug Satterwhite joined Arena Technologies in 2015, serving as a  Manager and Systems Engineering Technical Advisor in the customer’s Ground Enterprise Directorate. Doug is responsible for contract and technical oversight of data distribution contracts for a US Government customer and leads systems testing and deployment activities worldwide. Prior to joining Arena, Doug founded and sold two cybersecurity services and products companies that supported Federal and commercial customers.

Doug began his career as a Naval Officer, serving in engineering / acquisition positions which developed and deployed equipment for the Naval Research Laboratory and the NRO. Engineering leadership roles included Satellite Operations Director in Point Mugu, CA, Information Systems Department Head for a Communications Station in Hawaii, and Technical Director of a Joint Services Command in Suffolk, VA. After retiring from the Navy Doug led the development of a Command and Control system for the DoD and then branched out to work in the commercial and Federal government sectors where he helped pioneer new methods of information security and advanced data fusion technologies.

Doug received his Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Tech and a Master of Science in Astronautical Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School.